I agree he has done relatively well assembling, but when will it be time to bring in someone to manage all the parts more effectively (and perhaps starting by shedding or merging some redundant offerings)?
this is BAD news for Hain. colgate will fight tooth and nail to make sure jason does not make inroads in the grocery/drugstore world... and will be a very tough competitor and cost a lot to play against in the natural arena globally.
Colgate's buying Tom's validates HAIN's purchase of Jason. Natural HBA segment is growing. True, Colgate has much deeper marketing pockets, but I'm not as devastated by this news as others appear to be (assuming they're long). Long HAIN & CL